Pelé’s brother Zoca dies at 77 after fight with cancer

SAO PAULO, Brazil (AP) — Brazilian soccer club Santos says that Pelé’s brother, who was known…

German clubs pledge cash for clubs struggling for revenue

DÜSSELDORF, Germany (AP) — Four German soccer clubs have pledged a combined 20 million euros ($21.9…

Michel Hidalgo, who coached France to Euro 1984 glory, dies

PARIS (AP) — Michel Hidalgo, the coach who led France to the 1984 European Championship title…

Game Zero: Spread of virus linked to Champions League match

ROME (AP) — It was the biggest soccer game in Atalanta’s history and a third of…

New US Soccer leadership: Settling women’s lawsuit priority

NEW YORK (AP) — The new president and chief executive officer of the U.S. Soccer Federation…

A-League season halted ending all football in Australia, NZ

SYDNEY (AP) — Australian soccer’s A-League has suspended its season indefinitely, bringing an end to all…

São Paulo stadium turning into hospital for coronavirus

SAO PAULO (AP) — Pacaembu Stadium in downtown São Paulo is being turned into an open-air…

Will Wilson, Andrew Luck’s uncle, becomes CEO of US Soccer

CHICAGO (AP) — Will Wilson, co-head of the NFL division of a sports representation agency and…

UEFA postpones Champions League final and other club finals, providing no new date

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA postpones Champions League final and other club finals, providing no new…

UEFA formally postpones Champions League final amid shutdown

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA formally postponed the Champions League final on Monday — an inevitable…

Nigeria player killed in car crash, another kidnapped

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A soccer player formerly on Nigeria’s national team was killed in a…

Asensio leads Madrid to victory in online soccer tournament

MADRID (AP) — Real Madrid forward Marco Asensio led his team to victory in an online…

Former Juventus director appeals ban to European Court

TURIN, Italy (AP) — Nearly 14 years after Italy’s biggest soccer scandal, appeals are still ongoing.…

Infantino eyes reboot for soccer to avoid crisis

GENEVA (AP) — The future of soccer could be fewer games and fewer top competitions to…

Lower-division soccer clubs among hardest hit by pandemic

MADRID (AP) — A Spanish third-division soccer team had just started selling a special membership package…

UEFA says no name agreed for postponed Euros in 2021

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Soccer’s European Championship is now being played in 2021 though it’s not…

UEFA says Euros played in 2021 will still be Euro 2020

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Soccer’s European Championship being played in 2021 will officially be called Euro…

Germany leads the way on soccer salary cuts as virus hits

DÜSSELDORF, Germany (AP) — European soccer’s biggest leagues continue to be suspended and players are coming…

Madrid striker Jovic investigated for ignoring isolation

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Real Madrid striker Luka Jovic is being investigated by Serbian authorities for…

Some Spanish clubs decide to leave virus tests for others

MADRID (AP) — Some soccer clubs in Spain have decided not to use the coronavirus testing…